Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  Lagoon Nebula  ·  M 8  ·  NGC 6523  ·  NGC 6526  ·  NGC 6530  ·  The star 7Sgr  ·  The star 9Sgr
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M8 - Lagoon Nebula

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M8 - Lagoon Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron EdgeHD 8
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI071MC Pro
Mounts
iOptron CEM60
Filters
Optolong L-eNhance
Accessories
Celestron OAG · Celestron C8 Edge HD 0.7x Focal Reducer
Software
Photoshop CC · PoleMaster · PHD2 · AstroPhotography Tool · Deep Sky Stacker
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron EdgeHD 8
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI290MM Mini

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 24, 2020
Frames:
Optolong L-eNhance: 33x300" (2h 45') (gain: 100.00) -5°C bin 1x1
Integration:
2h 45'
Darks:
33
Flats:
25
Avg. Moon age:
4.09 days
Avg. Moon phase:
17.75%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
3.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3918347

RA center: 18h04m02s.6

DEC center: -24°1857

Pixel scale: 1.464 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 269.030 degrees

Field radius: 0.506 degrees

Resolution: 2000x1482

Locations: ASKC DSS, Amoret, Missouri, United States

Data source: Traveller

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